Ryan: ‘We need to stop spending money we don’t have.’ Reality: His highly touted budget plan will add to the deficit. Expect to see that quote in an ad … from Obama and the Democrats. Politics editor David Morris on Paul Ryan’s controversial convention speech last night. Read more commentary and live updates on our convention blog.
Expect the warm-and-fuzzy soft sell tonight from Mrs. Romney; look for Christie to jab at the Democrats. The bomb-lobbing New Jersey governor won’t bite the head off a bat, especially if Isaac turns out to be a killer storm, but he and Ann Romney should be colorful, must-see TV. Their speeches will have to set a tone for this soggy-start love-in. Political editor Ken Bazinet on Ann Romney and Chris Christie’s highly anticipated, primetime convention speeches. Ken’s commentating on our GOP Convention blog, where you can see updates from the convention and direct your questions/comments to our political team.